Unfortunately we white Australians have never been enamored of swamps – smelly, muddy, mosquito-infested places. Luckily we are being re-educated by wilderness enthusiasts to appreciate their unique bio-diversity…
This article appeared in the Mudgee Guardian on 12 October 2009. The featured image of canoeing at Dunns Swamp Ganguddy was taken by the author around that time.
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Staking a Claim for Dunns Swamp
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Four things about me. I like reading, writing, researching and living in the country. In particular I like living at Kandos, where we have been for more than a decade. I have deep roots in this part of the country. My mother spent her early life in Kandos. My father was born at Rylstone. My grandparents were pioneers of Kandos and Rylstone. And I was born at Lue - and went to school in Mudgee. The history of this area excites me and I would like to share it with you.
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